'''Imagine Publishing''' is a United Kingdom|UK
-based magazine publisher
, which publishes a number of video game
and lifestyle (sociology)|lifestyle magazines
. It was founded on 14 May 2005 with private funds by Damian Butt, Steven Boyd and Mark Kendrick, all were former directors of Paragon Publishing
, and launched with a core set of six gaming and creative computing titles.
In October 2005, it acquired the only retro games magazine Retro Gamer
, after its original publisher, Live Publishing went bankrupt. Early in 2006, it further acquired the rights to publish a considerable number of titles including gamesTM
, Play (UK magazine)|Play
, PowerStation, X360
, Digital Photographer and iCreate, from the old Paragon Publishing
stable of magazines when owner Highbury House Communications went into liquidation, following Future Publishing
's withdrawal of its...